On This Day: September 20th
This is 264th day of the year and 102 days remain in the year.
Baltimore Oriole shortstop Cal Ripken, Jr., sat out a game, ending his consecutive game playing streak. Ripken played 2,632 consecutive games over 16 seasons.
September 20 BirthdaysUpton Sinclair1878–1968, American novelist and socialist, born in Baltimore, grad. College of the City of New York, 1897.
Guy Lafleurhockey player
Dr. Joyce Brotherspsychologist
Sir James Dewarchemist and physicist
Red Auerbachbasketball coach